6 Considerations When Starting a New Server

Making the decision to start your own dedicated server can be both exciting and overwhelming. There are numerous aspects of the server you must consider, from security to total cost of ownership. It is not easy, but it can be very rewarding for your business, organization, club, or personal use. The following are six considerations […]

Advice to New Dedicated Server Admins

It is easy to make the decision to purchase or lease a dedicated server, but that does not mean you will automatically know what should and should not do with it once you have it.
I can remember being a beginner and thinking I knew quite a bit about running servers […]

5 More Server Tips (Part 2)

Earlier this week, we highlighted some tips that should help you with your shiny new dedicated server.  Here are 5 more to keep you going over the weekend.
1. Have a plan – It sounds very basic, but I can attest from experience that not having a clear vision can cause you big headaches in […]

5 Tips for Setting Up a New Server: Part 1

Once you have made the decision to move to a dedicated server, you may wonder, “What now?”.  There is a lot to do when you first get started, and not all of the necessary tasks may be immediately apparent.  What follows is a brief checklist that may help in those first hours with your new […]